Synonyms of adjective


1. adjective, modifier, qualifier

usage: a word that expresses an attribute of something

2. adjective, major form class

usage: the word class that qualifies nouns


1. adjectival, adjective

usage: of or relating to or functioning as an adjective; "adjectival syntax"; "an adjective clause"

2. adjective (vs. substantive), procedural

usage: relating to court practice and procedure as opposed to the principles of law; "adjective law"

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Definition and meaning of adjective (Dictionary)